Buffalo, NY 14209 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14209: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo, NY 14209

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 329
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,797
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,319
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.917, Longitude -78.865
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Buffalo, NY 14209 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,429
Daytime Population: Workers 5,311
Daytime Population: Residents 4,734
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,045
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.19
Population in Households 7,153
Population in Familes 3,778
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,276
Population Density2 6,404
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $28,378
Average Household Income $56,051
Per Capita Income $29,867


Total Housing Units 4,832 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 885 (18.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,105 (64.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 842 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $172,177
Average Home Value $236,243


Total Households 3,990
Average Household Size 1.79
Family Households 1,275
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.29% -0.1%
Households -0.16% -0.02%
Families -0.63% -0.33%
Median Household Income   0.05%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Buffalo, NY 14209 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14209 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 574 67th
Population Density # 242 86th
Diversity Index # 236 86th
Median Household Income # 1678 4th
Per Capita Income # 863 51st

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